Hair is something that is incredibly personal and unique. We can change our hair—cut it, style it, dye it—but the fact remains that our hair…View More Strands of Remembrance: Hairwork and Victorian Sentimentalism
Road maps are mesmerizing. I can look and look and look at them, no matter how familiar I am with the towns and roads. A…View More Maps We Didn’t Know We Had
If you’re anything like me, then I’m sure your home is full of photo albums. If not whole albums, then you undoubtedly have some pictures…View More What Can a Photo Album Tell Us?
Zumba, kitten yoga, pole dancing, hulu hoops – these are just some the latest crazes in the continuing quest for physical health. Could carpet beating…View More Collections Carousel – Rug Beater
With the summer softball season in full swing, the timing seems perfect for this new addition to the museum collection. A bit flattened, the approximately…View More Collections Carousel – Pike Creek Township Softball
The recent snow melt, ice out on most Minnesota lakes, and high temperatures reaching into the 80s bring thoughts of summer and coming summer fun.…View More Collections Carousel – Macomb Thrift Jug, circa 1925
A bubbler fountain. Even better, a sanitary bubbler fountain. What thirsty student or teacher could resist that!?! This particular bubbler fountain was used in one…View More Collections Carousel – Smith Sanitary Bubbler Fountain